HUDSON, Maine — A collision Wednesday afternoon shut down Route 221 for about an hour and sent two women to the hospital, according to state police.
The collision happened shortly after 5 p.m. when an SUV struck an SUV attempting to turn onto Lower Cross Road, according to Trooper Brian Bean.
Bean declined to release the names of the drivers, but he said both suffered injuries not considered life-threatening. The victims were transported to Eastern Maine Medical Center.
Bean said both drivers were wearing their seat belts. Both SUVs were demolished in the accident.